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For the first time, a robot will initiate the proceedings at HITEC Dubai 2018, the Middle East’s largest hospitality technology exhibition and conference taking place at the Madinat Jumeirah Dubai on 5th and 6th December 2018. Taking centre-stage at the show will be a Promobot, an intelligent humanoid robot. Frank Wolfe CAE, CEO of HFTP, said, “Hospitality robots are clearly at a tipping point. They’re now cost-effective to build, are attaining cultural acceptance, and use sophisticated technology to safely live and work among us. We are...

Join the 47th UAE National Day celebrations at the Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai. The award-winning chefs at the Loumi restaurant will take diners on a fascinating culinary journey with a lavish ‘National Day Lunch’ buffet on Sunday, 2nd December 2018 from 12pm to 4pm featuring an indulgent selection of authentic Emirati flavours. On offer will be an array of appetizing culinary choices combined with live cooking stations and wide selection of desserts. The occasion is dually joyous this year as it falls...

Sky Palace, the Babylon Warwick Hotel’s signature restaurant serving authentic Lebanese cuisine has unveiled a new menu to celebrate the festive season. Situated on the 14th and 15th floors of the hotel, the Sky Palace is the highest restaurant in Baghdad. Diners get to enjoy not only its delicious food but also spectacular panoramic views of the Tigris River and the beautiful surrounding areas from the patio terrace or through the floor to ceiling windows of the main restaurant. Heralding the arrival of...

This festive season, Central Hotels offers the most glamorous settings, extravagant menus, dazzling entertainment and exquisite service for an unforgettable celebration. Capture the magic and spectacle of the season with a wonderful selection of experiences awaiting you at Royal Central Hotel The Palm, Canal Central Hotel Business Bay and First Central Hotel Suites. Christmas Tree Lighting From 6:00pm onwards Royal Central Hotel The Palm: Wednesday, 12th December Canal Central Hotel Business Bay: Monday, 10th December First Central Hotel Suites: Saturday, 15th December  Get in the spirit of the holiday...

HITEC Dubai 2018, the Middle East’s largest hospitality technology exhibition and conference taking place on 5th and 6th December 2018, has opened a unique opportunity for startups to present their breakthrough business concepts at the show by participating in HFTP’s expanding Entrepreneur20X (E20X) competition. The E20X start-up competition at HITEC Dubai will be held on December 5th at 15:30 – 16:30 and is open to all attendees. Competitors will receive fabulous exposure and validation from top companies by presenting their ideas to a room full of HITEC...

Planning a baby shower party? Whether you are following in the footsteps of the Kardashians with an all-out, entirely colour co-ordinated over-the-top event or opting for something more low-key, set off into the world of parenthood with a stylish get-together at the 5-star Canal Central Hotel Business Bay. Shady Dawad, General Manager of Canal Central Hotel Business Bay, said, “Baby showers are more popular than ever. It is not just the mother-to-be who feels happy with the arrival of a baby. It is...

Looking for inspiration for your travel? Whether you are seeking a luxury holiday or a heritage tour, experience the joy of travel with Alpha Destination Management and discover the UAE’s top attractions. Samir Hamadeh, General Manager, Alpha Destination Management, “Travellers are wanting more immersive and exclusive experiences. At Alpha, we offer a carefully curated collection of some unique city excursions and sightseeing tours that are guaranteed to make every trip memorable. Our travel experts can customise the itinerary based on the customers’...

It is time to experience the cool new all-day-dining venue, ‘BEASTRO’, that is now open at First Central Hotel Suites. This one-of-a-kind outlet is the brainchild of the hotel’s Executive Chef Patrick Lanteigne and developed by Rachel Thomson, F&B Concept Development & Performance Manager, The First Group. BEASTRO’s approach is to adapt the great principles of deformalized dining - around great food, approachable and engaged service, and a fun environment while combining it with very market friendly pricing. Rachel Thomson said, “We saw a gap in the area for an innovative concept that embrace the...

Why drive when you can fly in style to the Abu Dhabi F1 this weekend? Book your helicopter shuttle transfer between Dubai and Abu Dhabi from the 23rd till 25th November with FLYHIGH Dubai Helicopter Services by Alpha Destination Management. Chiara Boccascino, Director FLYHIGH Dubai Helicopter Services, said: “We are proud to offer luxurious helicopter charters exclusively for Formula 1 from our fleet of VIP configured aircrafts. The helicopter charters are available between Atlantis The Palm Helipad in Dubai and Yas Links helipad...

The Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai recently participated in the Can Collection Drive organised by the Emirates Environmental Group (EEG). The campaign was aimed at spreading awareness about the need for waste management and recycling in order to protect the environment. Mr. Simon Moore, General Manager of Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, said, “As part of our CSR policy we are glad to support initiatives such as the Can Collection Drive. At hotels we generate large volumes of solid waste and projects such...